Gov. Gretchen Whitmer addressed the State of Michigan after a plan to kidnap her and other Michigan government officials was thwarted by state and federal law enforcement agencies. She started by saying thank you to law enforcement and FBI agents who participated in stopping this [...]
As LGBT rights advocates continue to press the Equality Act to ban anti-LGBT discrimination, data was at the forefront of a congressional hearing Tuesday as evidence that anti-LGBT discrimination in housing and credit continues to exist.
South Bend Mayor Pete Buttigieg said his vision for Supreme Court appointments upon election as president would be in the mold of moderates like former U.S. Anthony Kennedy — although his campaign denies that characterization of his remarks.
Novi Roots Alexandra Dinser wants to pay it forward. That’s a driving force behind the 29-year-old lifelong Novi resident’s campaign for city council. Dinser said she’s benefited from living in the city in many ways and wants to give back. Even her family’s former business of 43 years, Dinser’s Greenhouse, speaks to the roots she has in the community.
U.S. District Judge Robert Jonker issued a preliminary injunction last month that will continue to allow faith-based adoption agencies contracting with the state, despite its same-sex non-discrimination provision, to discriminate against same-sex couples hoping to adopt.
Picking out Halloween costumes and having a birthday are usually recipes for a fun day, but putting them together is certainly a recipe for a good time. That's what Transgender Michigan is doing for its [...]
Perceptions, Great Lakes Bay Region’s LGBTQ Nonprofit Organization, Announces New Executive Director
Midland — Perceptions, the Great Lakes Bay Region’s LGBTQ nonprofit organization, announced Scott Ellis has been named executive director of the organization dedicated to “building a community that inspires engagement, equality and respect for all.”
LANSING — Gov. Gretchen Whitmer directed the Department of Labor and Economic Opportunity to submit a request for rulemaking to expand the right to overtime pay to more Michigan workers. Changes in federal law are [...]
By Jill Jaracz Your wedding VIPs are your family – including your four-legged family members. So why not include your pets into your celebration? Here are seven inspired ways to have your pet at your [...]
Phil Elam has long been known in Metro Detroit’s LGBTQ community. It all started when he, along with then-boyfriend now-husband Mike Boila, recorded and performed under the name Justus Boyz. The duo self-released an album [...]
Saving money is a crucial aspect of financial planning. When we’re conscious of our spending habits, we’re able to make better decisions to build bigger cash reserves and prepare for the future. There are lots [...]
On Nov. 7 those interested in giving themselves "permission to be sexy" are invited to The Detroit School of Burlesque for a body-positive 101 Beginner Burlesque Course. Attendees will be taught by award-winning performers and [...]
Just a few generations ago, the term homosexual was often qualified by adjectives. Alleged. Avowed. Rumored. Known! The descriptions were used by cautious media, police enforcement agencies and courtroom attorneys.
Openly Bisexual US Rep. Katie Hill Publicly Acknowledges ‘Inappropriate’ Relationship With Staff Member
U.S. Rep. Katie Hill publicly acknowledged Wednesday that she engaged in an “inappropriate” relationship with a member of her staff. But she contends the allegations, supplemented by at least one photograph in which Hill is [...]